HERDS Activated to Confirm Receipt of eFinds Equipment

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

DOH is in the processing of sending the eFinds equipment (bar coded bracelets and scanners) to ALL facilities in the state. The following message has been posted on the HCS for all facilities:

NYSDOH has activated HERDS for ALL facilities statewide to complete the e-FINDS Equipment Delivery Confirmation.

This survey will be used to confirm receipt of e-FINDS equipment at each facility and to further ensure that the contents of the package have been delivered to the appropriate staff within the facility.

Facilities should access the survey from the HERDS Main Menu.

Additional information regarding this intiative - including contact info for support - can be found within the HERDS survey form.

The survey should be completed AS SOON AS POSSIBLE following receipt of the e-FINDS equipment.

NYSHFA contacts: 

Nancy Leveille
Sr. Director, Member Operational Support Services
518-462-4800 ext 20 


Karen Morris
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 ext 15